TaxTim provides expert assistance at every step of the way - we'll make sure you include all the right information for every deduction, resulting in your maximum possible tax refund. With our helpdesk available to help any time, we make tax as easy as 1,2,3!
Save on expensive tax practitioner fees with professional tax assistance from just R249. TaxTim helps you step-by-step to complete your tax returns quickly, easily and correctly in under 20 minutes!
Skip the queues! You can do your own tax return easily and conveniently online, and get finished with tax in 20 minutes or less. TaxTim contains the knowledge of professional tax practitioners and will guide you step-by-step. It's easier than you think :)
As of July 2013 SARS declared it illegal for anyone other than a registered tax practitioner to assist people with doing their tax returns. Unless the person you know is a tax practitioner, them doing your tax return can lead to trouble for both of you.
This year try TaxTim - our service offers the knowledge and expertise of a trained tax professional, with an easy-to-use friendly interface.
You've come to the right place! TaxTim has made tax easy for over 4.4 million South Africans to date. Our service asks simple questions one-by-one, then fills in your tax return for you. We skip all the complicated stuff and allow you to do your own tax return quickly, easily and with confidence!
You can only deduct donations made to registered public benefit organisations - they must have an NPO or NPC number and they will provide a certificate with this number at the end of the tax year.
Takusays: 27 February 2013 at 16:53
Thanks a lot for the speedy response, I am very impressed with your service. For you to complete my returns I gather I would need to submit all that supporting documentation i.e. NPO/NPC certificate, medical aid certificate and any other documentation? If I am invested with a fund manager say Alan Gray or Coronation and dont have a pension is this an allowable deduction? Is your fee of 199 a flat fee i.e. not contingent on how much SARS pays out, if they pay out?
TaxTimsays: 27 February 2013 at 17:01
Only a pleasure!
The TaxTim service is even simpler than that, you go through the dialogue with Tim who asks you questions and based on those answers completes your tax return for you. After payment you are given guidelines on how to file your tax return with SARS. Your return won't tell you if you are allowed certain deductions or not, but by completing all the information relevant your taxes will be calculated accordingly. Once the return is submitted, this all gets worked out base on the information on the return.
Investments in funds that are not for retirement purposes are not tax deductible, however the dividends and interest may be taxable as income. You have to complete that section of the dialogue with Tim. He will ask you for your IT3b/c from the fund. No documents need to be submitted though, unless asked for by SARS.
Our fee is a once off, regardless of the amount SARS would refund you.
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